Orange Flavored Quinoa
This is from 365 Low Fat Recipes.
- 2 teaspoons olive oil
- 1/2 cup onion, chopped
- 1 cup orange juice
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup quinoa
- 1/4 cup fresh parsley, minced
- 1/4 cup fresh mint, minced
- 2 tablespoons currants
- 2 teaspoons orange zest
In a medium nonstick saucepan, heat oil over medium heat. Add onion and cook until soft.
Add orange juice, 1 cup water and salt. Bring to a boil.
Add quinoa and stir once. Quickly return to a boil.
Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer 15-20 minutes, until water is absorbed and quinoa is tender. Remove from heat and let stand 3 minutes.
Add parsley, mint, currants and orange zest. Stir with a fork to combine and fluff up grain.